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Boat dealers sell new or used boats, or both, in combination with other activities, such as repair services. They may also sell new or used boat engines, trailers, marine supplies, and parts and accessories. A single dealer may sell several brands of boats and boats of different sizes and types. ranging from personal watercraft to large yachts.
Peer-to-peer boat company GetMyBoat’s newest feature is called Sleep Aboard, a “boat-and-breakfast” experience that enables travelers to stay aboard owners’ boats without leaving the dock.
California dealership Sun Country Marine said it added Boston Whaler boats to its lineup, forming a new partnership between the builder and dealer.
Western Branch Diesel has opened a new branch in Greensboro, N.C., bringing the number of its branches across five states to 10.
Dogged by a continuing legal challenge, a Lake Havasu City, Ariz., boat dealer spent this week sorting out payments for a pair of customers.
MarineMax named Jack Ezzell general manager at MarineMax Clearwater in Florida.
Sun Country Marine, a family-owned boat and yacht dealership in California, promoted Derek Watson to vice president of sales over all trailerable products.
Contract management system provider YachtCloser launched the YachtCloser Financial services division.
MarineMax got a boost this week when Longbow Research upgraded the company’s stock from neutral to buy.
The Moorings said it is preparing to add more than 20 new monohull yachts to its charter fleet in the British Virgin Islands.
Marine retailer West Marine is giving $1,500 to 29 youth boating organizations in the company’s first allocation of BlueFuture Fund grants.